The Resource Chinese phrase book, Over 1000 Essential Mandarin Phrases You Don't Want to Be Without on Your Trip to China, Daily Language Learning, (electronic resource)

Chinese phrase book, Over 1000 Essential Mandarin Phrases You Don't Want to Be Without on Your Trip to China, Daily Language Learning, (electronic resource)

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Chinese phrase book, Over 1000 Essential Mandarin Phrases You Don't Want to Be Without on Your Trip to China
Title
Chinese phrase book
Title number
Over 1000 Essential Mandarin Phrases You Don't Want to Be Without on Your Trip to China
Statement of responsibility
Daily Language Learning
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
If want to enrich your travels with the most popular and useful Chinese phrases and vocabulary close at hand, then keep reading... Many Chinese language textbooks are intended mainly for people who study Chinese in formal classes and are based on assumptions that are appropriate primarily for such learners. The words and phrases such textbooks introduce in early lessons are often those that help students function in a classroom setting. Such textbooks also assume that the learners' need to learn to listen to and write Chinese is as pressing as their need to speak it, so they introduce oral and written skills at the same rate. Underlying many such textbooks is also the assumption that they will be taught by a teacher, someone who will manage and guide the students' learning process. However, what about people who live or work in China but do not have the opportunity to study Chinese in a formal classroom setting? Such people usually need to become "street functional" in Chinese relatively quickly, so their most pressing need is for the words and phrases that will help them deal with daily life in China. Also, during their first few trips to China, such people often have a much greater need to learn to speak and understand basic Chinese than to learn Chinese characters. This Chinese phrasebook is intended for this special category of Chinese learners - those people who are going to work, live in, or explore China for an extended period but who do not have the opportunity to study in a formal Chinese language program
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technical information on music
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Midwest
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Learning, Daily Language
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other
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Read by Siobhan Lumsden
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  • Lumsden, Siobhan
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Travel
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adult
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Chinese phrase book, Over 1000 Essential Mandarin Phrases You Don't Want to Be Without on Your Trip to China, Daily Language Learning, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 35 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781094203010
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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computer
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rdamedia
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digital.
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12830929
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MWT12830929
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Chinese phrase book, Over 1000 Essential Mandarin Phrases You Don't Want to Be Without on Your Trip to China, Daily Language Learning, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 35 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781094203010
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12830929
Publisher number
MWT12830929
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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